Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute

Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute

Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute is an independent, internationally renowned medical research facility. Our work extends from the laboratory to wide-scale community studies with a focus on diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Principal research areas

  • Diabetes complications
  • Clinical diabetes and obesity
  • Cardiovascular diseases of ageing
  • Atherothrombosis and atherogenesis
  • Exercise and prevention of cardiometabolic disease.


Professor Tom Marwick


Mr Peter Scott